HSA presents Salsa at the Cellar - The Friday Social
Welcome to SALSA AT THE CELLAR, Helsinki Salsa Academy's social night! Mingle, practice your moves, meet new people and start off your weekend with some great fun!
**** GRAND OPENING, FRIDAY 17 AUGUST ****
- Music by DJ MaRiNo (playing salsa, mambo, chacha, bachata)
- Class by HSA Instructors (t.b.a.)
One of best Helsinki salsa dance venues, with a fantastic wooden floor, coolest party lights and great acoustic for a super atmosphere - step into salsa dance heaven! Playing the best and most popular in Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha, Bachata and some surprise tunes! Got a favorite song? Just ask for it and we'll do our best to find it! This is a night by dancers - for dancers!
- Yes, Beginners are most welcome! In fact, all levels are welcome! There is music for the beginner to the advanced dancer!
- Come by yourself OR bring a friend! Plenty of people to dance with! Also, ask us for a dance whenever you want - the organizers - we'd love to dance with you!
**ALSO** Drop-in salsa class for all levels is held at 20.00 before the dance floor opens! Come and learn some new steps and cool moves - then try it out and practice it on the dance floor! This class focuses on the fun aspect of the different rhythms to give you a taste of salsa cross-body style so you have something to start off with at the Friday night social.
* Salsa Class starts at 20:00
* Dance floor: 21:30 - until you've had enough
* Dress: Casual
* Cost: 2e
The party and the lessons are taking place in a dance studio. Therefore, remembre to leave your outdoor shoes to the lobby area. Only dance shoes, jazz shoes, socks, or indoor shoes at the dance floor. Our hardwood floor says: "Thank you!"
The address is: Isonnevantie 16, Helsinki
(Once you arrive you will see a school and a library. By the street you can see a map displaying the area and you can find the exact location of the studio. The studio entrance is located behind the library.)
Make sure to park only at the legal library designed parking spots or by the street. The schools superintendent lives also on the property and is known for making sure that the everyone parks in the correct places. HSA is not responsible for any parking tickets or towing fees.
Check updated information on the Facebook event page!
See you dancing real soon!
Viimeinen muokkaaja, HkiSalsaAcademy pvm To 28.02.2013 - 17:35, muokattu 1 kertaa
Mikko Kemppe and Nerea Perez are teaching the free class and later Nerea will be doing animation. You don't want to miss this. All for just 2€!
This week we'll have a practise samba show by Mikko Kemppe and Susa Matson. Come check it out!
DJ Zouk Bastard (Best name ever) will be playing your favourite zouk and kizomba at a separate room this Friday!
Here's a little video of last Friday's party:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kwD8VbL ... r_embedded
But the party naturally continues this Friday. Yes, this is a weekly event unless we notify otherwise! So you can just stop scheduling other things for Fridays because you'll be at the party anyways
We also have a little surprise in store for you guys, so you might want to come check it out!
The party continues this Friday naturally. This time we'll have DJ Late from Tampere as a quest DJ and DJ Van Sol will take care of the "sensual floor" for all the kizomba, zouk and bachata lovers. It's going to be great!
We're also celebrating Mikko Kemppe's birthday, so there should be at least one kick ass birthday dance!
A week after that we'll have our monthly special theme party. This time it's Jack and Jill where will look for the next Jack & Jill champions of Finland! This is going to be great! Event details here:
On that Friday (28th) we won't have our normal all levels salsa class, but instead Mikko and Nerea will teach a special musicality workshop. These workshops are warmly recommended to all level salsa dancers The workshop fee includes the party entrance fee! Check out details here:
21.9. DJ Marino on the main floor, guest DJ French Kiss on the "sensual floor"
28.9. DJ Marino and guest DJ Lucho on the main floor, guest DJ Van Sol on the "sensual floor"
On the main floor we play mainly salsa and chacha. The "Sensual floor" is the place to be for all kizomba, zouk and bachata dancers
DJ Marino is our house DJ and guaranteed to rock the party every time without exceptions!
DJ Lucho is a legend in the Helsinki salsa scene! Check out his FB page here, in case you don't already know him https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dj-Lucho ... 5127126480
DJ French Kiss and DJ Van Sol play the best kizombas, zouks and bachatas. And they're hands down the prettiest DJ's in Helsinki!
Illan musiikista vastaa DJ Marino ja vieras DJ:nä toimii DJ Lucho! DJ Van Sol huolehtii Kizomban, zoukin ja bachatan ystävistä pienemmällä lattialla
Whole lot of cool stuff going on at HSA this Friday! We'll start with Mikko's and Nerea's Salsa musicality workshop and after that we party! This Friday we're having Salsa at the Cellar - Jack & Jill Special! We'll be having a fun Jack & Jill competition to find out who are the social salsa champions of Finland Remember that the party is free if you come to the musicality workshop!
We have an amazing set of DJ's for the night too DJ Marino and a guest DJ, DJ Lucho handle the main floor! The lovely DJ Van Sol plays the best kizomba, zouk and bachata on the 'sensual floor'!
Salsa musicality workshop (RSVP ASAP to secure your spot!)
Salsa at the Cellar - Jack & Jill Special
The next party is of course this Friday, so if you didn't make it last Friday, make sure you make it now!
We'll keep on doing this weekly, it's getting better and better all the time!
Berliinissä oli mahtavaa, mutta bileet jatkuvat perjantaina kellarissa! Kiitos kaikille viime perjantaina paikalle päässeille Tällä viikolla on vuorossa "Berlin Special" eli festareiden after after after after after partyt Tulkaa mukaan kertomaan hurjimmat festaritarinat ja näyttämään mitä opitte workshopeissa ja tietenkin kreisibailaamaan!
Next Friday it's business as usual in the cellar! We hope to see you all there. The cellar is the place to be for all salsa dancers in Finland FB event here:
I hope everybody can make it, last Friday was fun as always
Here's video from last weeks class
Remember these classes start at 20:00 and are included in the party price!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIItmui ... e=g-subs-u
It's the main event of the season so try not to miss, even with all the snow!
But we're back next week with the biggest and best salsa dance floor in Helsinki! HSA studio was renovated for the upcoming Arctic Salsa Festival and the floor is now bigger than ever. So come check out the place on 28th of December on the last Salsa at the Cellar for this year
More information here:
This spring we'll continue bringing you the very best salsa social experience that is Salsa at the Cellar. The best pre-party workshops, the best DJ's and the best shows. And hopefully you'll be able to come, so we'll have the best people and atmosphere too! Later in the spring we'll be bringing you great workshops some of the top international instructors. More information coming soon!
The biggest change since last year is the renovated HSA studio. We tore down some walls and now the studio boasts a spectacular 120m2 dance floor. With these changes we can now say with confidence that the HSA studio is the biggest and best salsa dance venue in Helsinki.
Our first edition for this year happens tomorrow already. We're celebrating HSA students' great success at the Nordic Salsa Championships, but other than that it's business as usual!
Next week we'll be celebrating HSA Season Opening so don't book anything for next Friday either
See you tomorrow!
Next week we'll be partying with our lovely new female principal instructor Nina Solovyeva and Mikko Kemppe. They'll be teaching a Spinning and Technique workshop before the party and doing a show at the party You definitely don't want to miss this one.
Party event page:
Workshop event page:
Note that the party is free if you come to the workshop and the workshop in cheaper if you pre-register!
Next week we're having very special night, because Davide Rumberito from Italy is back in town! He'll be teaching afro-cuban workshop on Saturday, but on Friday we're having an Afro-Cuban Special at the Cellar and he will perform there So come see this guy, he's amazing!
Salsa at the Cellar Afro-Cuban Special with Davide Rumberito 8.2.2013:
Afro-Cuban Workshop with Davide Rumberito 9.2.2013:
We might not always be able to get you the facebook events in time, but that doesn't mean the party is cancelled The party is always on every Friday by default and we'll notify you, if it's not!
Come celebrate women's day with us!
- Special on2 mambo class by Outi and Leo, who just placed 3rd at the amateur World Salsa Championships in Hong Kong.
- HSA Men's Mambo team Pachanga Show for the ladies!
We'll be back in the fall with even better Salsa at the Cellar parties!
He will also be teaching a 3 hour workshop at HSA on Saturday. Here's your chance to learn from on the most talented afro-cuban dancers in europe!
Chacha class by Mikko Kemppe and our visitor Satu Repola straight from New York. There will be more chacha than usual, but other than that it will yet another great cellar party! Come check it out!
Salsa At The Cellar with Matias Löyttyniemi! This time SATC will feature some fun Rueda teaching and Rueda dancing to spice up the salsa night for all of us! With a little added Timba flavor we will be hosting our normal SATC night playing also all of your favorite mambo, cha-cha, salsa, bachata with the one and only Dj MaRiNo!
See updated event information and RSVP on the facebook event page here:
See the full set here:
https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set ... 1231a9f1f9
And for the ladies Nerea will have a salsa lady styling workshop on Saturday. Check out the details here:
Pre-registration to the workshops ends on Wednesday, so get your ticket asap. It will save you money